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The Dig (PG)

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This image released by Netflix shows Carey Mulligan, left, and Ralph Fiennes in a scene from “The Dig.” (Larry Horricks/Netflix via AP) Hello Carl, here’s an old fashioned and charming film with an English coastal countryside setting in 1939. “The Dig (2021)” is a film by Australian director Simon Stone….

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The Donut King (PG) ★★★½

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Hi Carl, have you ever wondered why there are hundreds of doughnut shops in Southern California? Tonight, I’ll be reviewing the documentary film “The Donut King” that tells the story of Ted Ngoy, a Cambodian refugee that came to Southern California in the 70s to become the owner of more…

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Love Sarah ★★★

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  Hi Carl, tonight I’m reviewing a film that is a dessert lover’s delight. “Love Sarah” is a British romance film centering on a daughter’s dream to open a bakery in memory of her late Mom or Mum. Three women of three generations, along with a male chef, open a…

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Let Them All Talk (R) ★★★★

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  Hi Carl, tonight I’m going to talk about a movie creating lots of Award buzz. “Let Them All Talk” is a comedy-drama film rated R for its language, directed by Steven Soderbergh with the screenplay by Deborah Eisenberg. The film boasts an all-star cast: Meryl Streep, Dianne Wiest, Candice…

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Belushi (R) ★★★½

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Hi Carl, tonight I’m going to talk about a movie that premiered on October 14, 2020, during the Chicago International Film Festival and will premiere on Showtime Sunday, November 22. You can also see the film in select Drive-Ins. The movie is a documentary centering on the beloved comedian, actor,…

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